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harness

verb control, command, constraint, curb, dominate, get one's hands around, get the entire piccure on, govern, guide, handle, instruct, lead, limit, manage, operate, overlook, oversee, pilot, rule, superintend, supervise
Associated concepts: harness and control energy, seat belt harness laws
See also: confine, constrain, control, curb, discipline, handcuff, imprison, inhibit, join, restrain, subdue
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1988) The Pavlik harness in the treatment of congenital dislocating hip: report on a multicenter study of the European Paediatric Orthopaedic Society.
A study performed in 2000 of 145 children suggested that traction should precede the application of the Pavlik harness.
If not, then the baby is fitted with a Pavlik harness.
Femur fractures are common in infants, but no direct comparison of the Pavlik harness and spica cast for infants younger than 1 year has been reported in the medical literature, according to Dr.
A hip that shows even minor degrees of subluxation or dysplasia should be treated with the Pavlik harness.